KAREEM ALI ABDUL-JABBAR, founder and CEO of Kareem Team Fitness has a long history in fitness and health.
His achievements span across the globe, playing an important role in the development of professional athletes and everyday people around the world.
Kareem began his Taekwondo training under grand master Koang Woong Kim. He gained national attention on the Taekwondo scene as a top competitor, winning at the national and international levels. He competed from 1974-1988 and was a member of the US National team five times.
His certifications include:
- Certified 7th Degree Black Belt, Taekwondo (World Taekwondo Federation)
- Certified Tae-bo fitness instructor by Billy Blanks
Certified Spinning Instructor by Johnny G. 1998
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA) 1997
Certified Personal Trainer (ACE, AFAA, NSCA) 1995
Certified Exercise Leader (ACSM) 1993
Certified Group Fitness Instructor (ACE, AFAA) 1992
- Certified Kettlebell Instructor (International Kettlebell and Fitness Federation - IKFF) 2010
- Crossfit Level I Trainer Certificate (CF-L1)